1. Sports
Send to a Friend via Email

Kim Zmeskal

(Famous Gymnasts of the Past)


Kim Zmeskal

Kim Zmeskal

(Photo at left) © Tim de Frisco / Allsport / Getty Images; (at right) © Jim McIsaac / Getty Images
Kim Zmeskal was the first American woman to become World All-Around Champion, in 1991, and was the US National Champion in the senior division three years in a row from 1990-92.

In 2000, Zmeskal married gymnastics coach Chris Burdette. The two own and coach at Texas Dreams Gymnastics in Coppell, Texas. The Burdettes have two sons: Robert (born in 2005) and Koda (born in 2006).

Which gymnasts would you like to see added to this gallery? Tell us!
Related Video
Babycenter's Jasmine Kim on the challenge of technology
  1. About.com
  2. Sports
  3. Gymnastics

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.